Top 10 Home Inspection Myths

- When only one, two, or three of these conditions are met, it’s not considered a hazardous location and tempered glass is not required.  My oldest code book is the 1988 UBC, which basically had the same requirement. ..More

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New Electrical Safety Requirement: AFCI Protection for Replacement Outlets

- This section requires that all replacement receptacles be arc-fault circuit interrupter (AFCI) protected.  This means that if you’re replacing an old outlet in an old home in a location that needs AFCI protection in a new home, the replacement outlet needs to be AFCI protected. ..More

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How to prevent your outside faucets from freezing

- With all of the recent cold weather, I’ve noticed a huge increase in traffic on one of my older blog posts on how to keep outside faucets from freezing.  I have a few more tips to add, so I’m re-blogging this post. ..More

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Combustion Air Ducts, Part II: Problems and Solutions

- Last week I wrote about what combustion air ducts are and why houses need them. This week I’m going to follow up with some of the most common problems and solutions related to combustion air duct installation and maintenance. ..More

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Radon in New Minnesota Homes

- 2402 – Requirements for Passive Radon Control Systems, and 1303. 2401 – Definitions, 1303. There are four sections to the radon requirements for Minnesota that are publicly available online: 1303. 2403 – Requirements for active radon control systems. 2400 – Purpose and Scope, 1303. ..More

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